Cape Girardeau makes Forbes' List | Business
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - The City of Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau Area MAGNET and the Cape Girardeau Area Chamber of Commerce announced Monday that Cape Girardeau ranked 74 out of 184 cities on Forbes' List of the Best Small Places for Business and Careers.
The city's history, substantial health care industry, numerous murals and a university were mentioned in the article. The rankings were based on 12 metrics related to job growth, income growth, educational attainment and projected ecomonic growth.
Cape Girardeau also ranked #36 in the Cost of Doing Business, #107 in Job Growth and #67 in Education.
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